CANSIM - Search results. Canada Productivity. Thomas Piketty - capitalisback. Capital is Back: Wealth-Income Ratios in Rich Countries 1700-2010 Thomas Piketty & Gabriel Zucman List of Files - July 2013 (updated, December 2013) This research is available in two formats: long version (full-length working paper version, including data appendices), or short version (article version published in QJE, 2014).
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A combination of poor communication between IT and the business, the failure to ask the right questions or to think about the real needs of the business, means most business intelligence (BI) projects fail to deliver, the firm says. IT departments make the mistake of looking at BI as an engineering problem that requires a specific package solution.
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In 2012, the Conservative government introduced legislation that allowed employers to pay foreign workers 15% less than their Canadian counterparts. These rules applied explicitly to workers who came to Canada as a part of the Temporary Foreign Worker Program (TFWP), here to work on a short term basis with no path to permanent residency or citizenship.This legislation was remarkable in that it skipped the usual left-wing arguments for immigration and multiculturalism as a humane form of nation-building and jumped immediately into the right-wing scenario of immigrants arriving in Canada to work for less money than their domestic counterparts.
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Perhaps, the biggest winners of Citizens United are Charles and David Koch, owners of the second-largest privately run business in America Koch Industries. 10 Poverty Myths, Busted. In this photo taken on November 23, 2009, Lisa Zilligen, a single mother, serves lunch to her three children, Miles, 20 months, Olivia 6, left and Danielle, 8, in her home in Chicago.
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As of April 15, 2014, the United States has a total population of 317.8 million, making it the third-most populous country in the world. It is very urbanized, with 82% residing in cities and suburbs as of 2011 (the worldwide urban rate is 52%). California and Texas are the most populous states, as the mean center of U.S. population has consistently shifted westward and southward. New York City is the most populous city in the United States. The total fertility rate in the United States estimated for 2012 is 1.88 children per woman, which is below the replacement fertility rate of approximately 2.1.
There were over 158.6 million females in the United States in 2009. The number of males was 151.4 million. At age 85 and older, there were more than twice as many women as men. The United States Census Bureau defines White people as those "having origins in any of the original peoples of Europe, the Middle East, or North Africa. Www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/dvs/provisional_tables/Provisional_Table01_2012Dec.pdf. Generation. American History Timeline: 1780-2010. TOC: Life Tables. Data Access - VitalStats - Births. Www.census.gov/statab/hist/HS-13.pdf. Import Excel Data Into MS Access. Beyond Informing, Making Decisons.
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The Act defines an assisted living residence as: a premises or part of a premises in which housing, hospitality services, and at least one but not more than two prescribed services are provided by or through the operator to three or more adults who are not related by blood or marriage to the operator. CCPABC-Caring-BC-Aging-Pop.pdf. States in Motion: Tracking Education Over Time.
California, Texas, and Florida account for 41% of America’s population growth since 1970 Since 1970, America’s population has increased in every state, but three states have grown the most: California, Texas and Florida.
California has added 18 million residents, Texas has added 15 million and Florida another 10 million. Map: Vaccine-Preventable Outbreaks. This interactive map visually plots global outbreaks of measles, mumps, whooping cough, polio, rubella, and other diseases that are easily preventable by inexpensive and effective vaccines. Red triangles indicate attacks on vaccinators and healthcare workers, as well as announcements from both governments and non-state actors that have had an impact—either positive or negative—on the successful implementation of vaccination programs. The Global Health Program at the Council on Foreign Relations has been tracking reports by news media, governments, and the global health community on these outbreaks since the fall of 2008.
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